Indonesia Cancels Mysterious AW101 Buy

Credit: AW101: AgustaWestland
KUALA LUMPUR—Indonesia has canceled a mysterious order for a Leonardo AW101 helicopter, with President Joko Widodo raising the possibility that the contract’s signing was improper. Only with cancellation’s news has the air force acknowledged it ordered the aircraft. Widodo canceled an order for...
Marhalim Abas

Marhalim Abas, based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, covers Southeast Asian defense. He has worked as a journalist specializing in Southeast Asia defense and security since 1994, initially with the New Straits Times newspaper.

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